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Varsity Softball Falls to Huntsville in Game 2 of Tournament Play

The Gardendale Varsity Girls Softball Team dropped Game 2 to Huntsville 8-4 at Veterans Park in Alabaster at the Thompson Presidents Day Tournament.

Bailey Snow started on the mound for the Rockets and pitched 4 innings giving up 8 hits. Snow walked 2 and struck out 2. Kendall Norman pitched 1 inning giving up one hit, a walk and striking out 1.

Gardendale put up a run in the first and 3 in the 3rd inning and found themselves with a 4-2 lead after 3 innings. Huntsville’s big inning, scoring 6 runs, in the 4th inning proved too much for the Rockets as the 5 inning game ended 8-4.

Miya Covington, Anna Valentine, Kara Jasper and Mary Grace Sizemore had a hit for Gardendale and Catey Thomas went 2 for 3.

Photo: Melissa Gant